Overview

Jaime Escalante is a mathematics teacher in a school in a hispanic neighbourhood. Convinced that his students have potential, he adopts unconventional teaching methods to try and turn gang members and no-hopers into some of the country's top algebra and calculus students.

  1. Ramón Menéndez

    Director, Writer

  2. Tom Musca

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Edward James Olmos

    Edward James Olmos

    Jaime A. Escalante

  2. Lou Diamond Phillips

    Lou Diamond Phillips

    Angel Guzman

  3. Rosanna DeSoto

    Rosanna DeSoto

    Fabiola Escalante

  4. Andy García

    Andy García

    Dr. Ramirez

  5. Estelle Harris

    Estelle Harris

    Secretary

Full Cast & Crew

Stand and Deliver
Stand and Deliver

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Status Released

Release Information

  • March 11, 1988
    PG
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Some material may not be suitable for children under 10. These films may contain some mild language, crude/suggestive humor, scary moments and/or violence. No drug content is present. There are a few exceptions to this rule. A few racial insults may also be heard.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 43m

Budget -

Revenue $13,994,920.00

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